Definition of hypo- in English:

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hypo-

(also hyp-)

prefix

1Under: hypodermic
1.1Below normal: hypoglycemia
1.2Slightly: hypomanic
1.3 Chemistry Containing an element with an unusually low valence: hypochlorous

Origin

From Greek hupo 'under'.

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Syllabification: hypo-

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